Posts Tagged ‘Science Fiction’

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This is an award winning UK sci-fi space short film made Backyard Productions UK as part of the "Darkwave universe."  Set in a world where rare crystals - called Starlight Crystals - make FTL flight possible, it shows that even with a low budget and actors working for free, you can still tell ...
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Also known as Ragewar: The Challenges Of Excalibrate, I found this movie in an old article about old awful 80s fantasy films.  And this one was pretty awful. although it had great potential.  The article included several movies I had already reviewed so I decided to give this one a chance. ...
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I saw this movie come across Facebook in the form of a throw-back movie poster and was intrigued.  Investigating it, I found that one website claims it was sited as the inspiration, in part, for Predator.  The trailer has some amazing actors – Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Larry ...
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Every once in a while, you will find a gem on Youtube.com that is surprising. Of course, Youtube has had full length movies for a while. Recently I decided to explore the sci-fi selection and found a movie that interested me. It looked pretty cheesy but something about it peaked my ...
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Browsing NetFlix again, I found a new sleeper sci-fi/post-apocalypse movie called The Colony. Starring some of my favorites like Bill Paxton and Laurence Fishburne, this movie had a great look, a great background but a fairly predictable and straightforward plot. It has some good concepts and ...
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Sometimes you run across a movie on NetFlix and you wonder if it could have been a show pilot.  I found one of these gems and it was called Parallels.  It sounded like a remake of Sliders with a little The Lost Room thrown in.  It is a movie that approaches a subject in sci-fi that is...
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I came across another movie while browsing my streaming options that intrigued me by the movie poster and the name.  Not knowing anything about it other than it was sci-fi, I decided to give it a try. Sometimes I will start a movie like this and stop it after the first 5 minutes while other...
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Harbinger Down (2015) I am a sucker for a movie inspired by Alien or The Thing.  Show a sci-fi monster movie and I am there.   I ran across this movie while browsing Netflix, not know anything about it.  The blurb interested me so I started it.  I found out later that this film was ...
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Hardcore science fiction is very hard to pull off from a role playing game perspective because realism tends to bore the average player.  Yea, I know, there are those that prefer it and I can respect that. However, in my experience, the average player does not want to go through the mind ...
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Sci-fi is my thing, I make no bones about it.  I love a good story of group of people exploring the unknown, finding alien monsters, and learning that the universe is much bigger than they thought.  Browsing Netflix, I found yet another unexpected gem of a movie – Dark Space.   It is ...
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